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Vera Bradley
VRA

$5.98
1.69%
 

About: Vera Bradley Inc designs women's handbags, travel items, and accessories. Each category comprises a substantial component of total sales, with the bags category comprising the most. most of the company's sales are made directly to customers through Vera Bradley's retail stores and e-commerce sites. The company also has a substantial wholesale business selling to specialty retail and department stores. Almost all company sales are in the United States. Vera Bradley uses third-party manufacturers in Asia to produce its products, and the company distributes the products through its distribution center in Indiana. The Company has three reportable segments: Vera Bradley Direct, Vera Bradley Indirect, and Pura Vida. The majority of revenue is from the Vera Bradley Direct segment.

Employees: 2,135

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Funds holding %
of 6,702 funds
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Analysts bullish %
of 8 analysts
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News positive %
of 8 articles

Fund manager confidence

Based on 2024 Q1 SEC filings by fund managers ($100M+ AUM)

2,060% more call options, than puts

Call options by funds: $1.94M | Put options by funds: $90K

3.68% more ownership

Funds ownership: 59.64% [Q4 2023] → 63.32% (+3.68%) [Q1 2024]

0% more funds holding in top 10

Funds holding in top 10: 1 [Q4 2023] → 1 (+0) [Q1 2024]

3% less repeat investments, than reductions

Existing positions increased: 37 | Existing positions reduced: 38

5% less funds holding

Funds holding: 109 [Q4 2023] → 104 (-5) [Q1 2024]

6% less capital invested

Capital invested by funds: $142M [Q4 2023] → $133M (-$8.85M) [Q1 2024]

28% less first-time investments, than exits

New positions opened: 13 | Existing positions closed: 18

Research analyst outlook

8 Wall Street Analysts provided 1 year price forecasts over the past 6 months

Low target
$10
67%
upside
Avg. target
$10
67%
upside
High target
$10
67%
upside

8 analyst ratings

positive
100%
neutral
0%
negative
0%
Small Cap Consumer Research
Eric Beder
67%upside
$10
Buy
Reiterated
24 Jun 2024
Small Cap Consumer Research
Eric Beder
67%upside
$10
Buy
Reiterated
17 Jun 2024
Small Cap Consumer Research
Eric Beder
67%upside
$10
Buy
Maintained
12 Jun 2024
Small Cap Consumer Research
Eric Beder
67%upside
$10
Buy
Reiterated
5 Jun 2024
Small Cap Consumer Research
Eric Beder
67%upside
$10
Buy
Reiterated
20 May 2024

Financial journalist opinion

Based on 8 articles about VRA published over the past 30 days